EVR_Quiz_7_practice - 1INCORRECT

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1 INCORRECT The production of most plastics today can be done without the use of  oil. A) True B) False 2 CORRECT Earthquakes in Japan and western North America and the ongoing  rising of the Himalayas in India are caused by the movement of the  earth's tectonic plates. A) True B) False 3 CORRECT Which of the following types of rock is formed when loose grains of  other rock are consolidated by time and pressure? A) sedimentary B) metamorphic C) igneous D) mica 4 CORRECT Halite, gypsum, and potash are mined from evaporites as they are  formed by the evaporation of chemical solutions. A) True B) False 5 CORRECT One environmental risk of subsurface mining is underground mine  fires, such as one in China, which has been burning for 400 years. A) True B) False
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6 CORRECT In 1907, the state of Georgia sued Tennessee over air pollution caused  by the smelting of sulfur ores. A)
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EVR_Quiz_7_practice - 1INCORRECT

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